Upcoming opening for an Executive Director position with crawford county drug & alcohol commission. Candidate must be highly motivated, possess excellent communication skills, strong management and organizational skills, and fiscal knowledge. Plans, funds and monitors substance abuse prevention, intervention, treatment and recovery support service in Crawford County in compliance with established standards. Develops, in conjunction with the Board of Directors, the Drug & Alcohol Treatment & Prevention Plan and Annual Report. Prepares and submits appropriate reports. Maintains liaison with governmental and private organizations and state-operated facilities. Responsible for overall agency budget. Supervises the staff and all operations of the SCA functional unit. Negotiates and authenticates contracts, agreements, and payments for services and other appropriate documents. Complies with the federal and state regulations. Serves on Board of Directors of the HealthChoices management partnership. Provides oversight of the MCO contract and participates in various HealthChoices committees. Negotiates and sets rates for the SCA providers and assists and advocates for rates with the MCO.
MINIMUM EDUCATION/TRAINING REQUIREMENTS: A Master's Degree or above from an accredited college with a major in medicine, chemical dependency, psychology, social work, counseling, nursing or other behavioral sciences, public administration or business management and two (2) years of professional experience providing direct service and/or program planning in a human service agency; or Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college with a major as previously mentioned and four (4) years of professional experience. Salary commensurate with education, training, and experience.